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Archive: 2011-09


 Friday, 30th September 2011, 10:53:16

Facebook 'remains on top for online marketing'

Facebook 'remains on top for online marketing'

Facebook still leads the way for online marketers looking to target social networking sites, according to one expert..

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Friday, 30th September 2011, 08:48:45

Companies urged to 'take control' of cloud computing

Companies urged to 'take control' of cloud computing

Monitoring the use of cloud computing services will help companies get the most out of them, according to one expert.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Thursday, 29th September 2011, 09:33:47

Public sector 'leading the way for cloud computing'

Public sector 'leading the way for cloud computing'

The public sector has responded to cloud services with greater enthusiasm, a report has indicated..

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 28th September 2011, 17:24:32

Pizza firm Domino's reveals impact of ecommerce

Pizza firm Domino's reveals impact of ecommerce

Ecommerce now accounts for nearly half of all delivery sales at Domino's Pizza.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 27th September 2011, 10:13:01

Consumers still worried about online security, says survey

Consumers still worried about online security, says survey

A large number of consumers still have concerns about the security of ecommerce platforms, according to a study..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 26th September 2011, 09:11:15

Fresh calls made for .scot domain name

Fresh calls made for .scot domain name

Communications minister Ed Vaizey has been asked to back Scotland's bid for a new domain name.

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Friday, 23rd September 2011, 14:22:23

GAME ecommerce platform to support OnLive launch

GAME ecommerce platform to support OnLive launch

Awareness of cloud gaming platform OnLive could be raised through two leading ecommerce sites.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 22nd September 2011, 15:12:01

Google Wallet ecommerce solution launches in the US

Google Wallet ecommerce solution launches in the US

The Google Wallet app is now available on the Nexus S 4G smartphone.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Wednesday, 21st September 2011, 17:04:27

Businesses 'may avoid Windows 8 upgrade'

Businesses 'may avoid Windows 8 upgrade'

A Gartner analyst believes many organisations will ignore Windows 8.

categories:  |  Application/OS/Software  |  


 Wednesday, 21st September 2011, 16:03:00

Canadian band's domain name 'worth over $1m'

Canadian band's domain name 'worth over $1m'

The Tea Party website is much sought after by followers of the American political movement.

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Wednesday, 21st September 2011, 16:01:55

Cyber criminals 'targeted 8.5m UK homes in Q1'

Cyber criminals 'targeted 8.5m UK homes in Q1'

More than eight million homes suffered some form of cyber attack in the first quarter.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 20th September 2011, 16:27:52

Video streaming companies 'could make millions'

Video streaming companies 'could make millions'

Streaming video creators could make millions of pounds through online content.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Tuesday, 20th September 2011, 11:27:01

Microsoft to launch video streaming service

Microsoft to launch video streaming service

Microsoft is set to launch a new Xbox TV video streaming service to provide on demand content for gamers.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Monday, 19th September 2011, 11:17:44

IBM launches tool for ecommerce businesses

IBM launches tool for ecommerce businesses

IBM has announced the launch of a new product to help ecommerce businesses improve operations and enjoy greater revenue.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 19th September 2011, 08:28:25

Domain name sells for record sum

Domain name sells for record sum

A domain name has proved popular with potential buyers..

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Monday, 19th September 2011, 08:26:48

Ecommerce opportunities 'should be explored by media industry'

Ecommerce opportunities 'should be explored by media industry'

Media outlets might consider offering ecommerce opportunities..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 19th September 2011, 08:23:59

Council and Cabinet Office adopt cloud computing scheme

Council and Cabinet Office adopt cloud computing scheme

A new cloud computing scheme will be used for emails..

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Friday, 16th September 2011, 16:42:53

CNI cyber threat 'requires effective strategy'

CNI cyber threat 'requires effective strategy'

A Chatham House report has highlighted the requirement for an effective strategy to protect the critical national infrastructure against cybercrime.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Friday, 16th September 2011, 11:30:56

Application development is changing, says Microsoft

Application development is changing, says Microsoft

Microsoft has highlighted the changing world of application development and the increasing opportunities for businesses using connected devices.

categories:  |  Partner News  |  


 Thursday, 15th September 2011, 12:58:13

Ecommerce businesses 'cannot ignore the power of smartphones'

Ecommerce businesses 'cannot ignore the power of smartphones'

Companies have been advised to adapt their services to accommodate for the increasing popularity of smartphone technology.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 15th September 2011, 10:30:37

Communications applications businesses set to adopt cloud services

Communications applications businesses set to adopt cloud services

Increasing numbers of businesses in the communications application sector are set to adopt hosted cloud services in the coming years.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 14th September 2011, 15:01:49

Cloud services 'present opportunities for WSPs'

Cloud services 'present opportunities for WSPs'

The increasing popularity of cloud services could provide a number of benefits for wireless service providers.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 14th September 2011, 11:21:12

Microsoft unveils Windows 8

Microsoft unveils Windows 8

Microsoft has unveiled its new Windows 8 operating system at the Build developer's conference in California.

categories:  |  Partner News  |  


 Tuesday, 13th September 2011, 14:44:15

Norton announces launch of personalised security service

Norton announces launch of personalised security service

Norton by Symantec has announced plans to launch a new service to protect consumers using multiple devices.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 13th September 2011, 11:22:17

Ecommerce popularity on increase in France

Ecommerce popularity on increase in France

The popularity of ecommerce websites continues to grow among internet users in France.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 13th September 2011, 10:18:40

Majority of companies 'unequipped to prevent security threats'

Majority of companies 'unequipped to prevent security threats'

New research has suggested that the majority of companies feel unprepared to contend with the threat of cyber attacks.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 12th September 2011, 12:14:11

IDC predicts future growth for mobile broadband

IDC predicts future growth for mobile broadband

Research from IDC has revealed smartphones and tablets will become primary internet devices for many in the coming years.

categories:  |  Managed Hosting  |  


 Friday, 9th September 2011, 16:26:08

Online security: Cybercrime 'costs billions to resolve'

Online security: Cybercrime 'costs billions to resolve'

A new Norton study has revealed the cost of tackling cybercrime costs millions of pounds every year.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Friday, 9th September 2011, 13:48:21

Hosted cloud services 'outweigh risks for businesses'

Hosted cloud services 'outweigh risks for businesses'

An expert has urged companies to adopt hosted cloud services in a bid to enjoy its numerous benefits while providing a cost effective solution.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Friday, 9th September 2011, 11:09:23

Ecommerce businesses 'should conduct market research'

Ecommerce businesses 'should conduct market research'

Companies have been urged to carry out market research before branching out into ecommerce.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 8th September 2011, 14:13:23

Companies urged to protect brand against .XXX domain name

Companies urged to protect brand against .XXX domain name

Companies and celebrities have been given the chance to have their name blocked from use with the new domain name for the adult industry.

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Thursday, 8th September 2011, 12:12:05

Companies 'are experimenting with hosted cloud services'

Companies 'are experimenting with hosted cloud services'

More companies are using cloud computing as part of a wider adoption phase.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 7th September 2011, 12:12:10

Online security: Kaspersky Lab collaborates with Emerging Threats Pro

Online security: Kaspersky Lab collaborates with Emerging Threats Pro

Kaspersky Lab has announced its new partnership with Emerging Threats Pro to combine their studies.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Wednesday, 7th September 2011, 10:04:24

Hosted cloud services 'removes restrictions for businesses'

Hosted cloud services 'removes restrictions for businesses'

An expert has highlighted the opportunities hosted cloud services can present to businesses.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Tuesday, 6th September 2011, 16:14:01

Portability is vital for ecommerce business, expert says

Portability is vital for ecommerce business, expert says

An expert has argued that portability is the most important factor to consider for ecommerce businesses..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 6th September 2011, 15:18:40

Hosted cloud services 'can provide security benefits'

Hosted cloud services 'can provide security benefits'

Businesses could consider the adoption of hosted cloud services in a bid to enjoy a range of security benefits.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Tuesday, 6th September 2011, 11:50:52

Cloud services 'are becoming a necessity for businesses'

Cloud services 'are becoming a necessity for businesses'

Customer expectations have resulted in cloud services becoming a necessity for small and medium sized businesses.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Monday, 5th September 2011, 17:02:17

Cloud services 'do not remove need for IT staff'

Cloud services 'do not remove need for IT staff'

Companies that utilise cloud services will still find ample need for skilled IT workers.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Monday, 5th September 2011, 12:57:33

Internet security: Individuals 'should be cautious about unexpected emails'

Internet security: Individuals 'should be cautious about unexpected emails'

Internet users have been warned of the possible dangers of opening unexpected emails that claim to be from a friend or family member.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Friday, 2nd September 2011, 16:48:42

Online marketing: Mobile and video advertising on the increase

Online marketing: Mobile and video advertising on the increase

Increasing numbers of companies are extending their marketing strategies to mobile and video online markets to reach wider audiences.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Friday, 2nd September 2011, 13:54:31

Tablet owners 'more likely to shop online than smartphone users'

Tablet owners 'more likely to shop online than smartphone users'

People who use media tablets are more likely to purchase from ecommerce websites than those with smartphones.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 1st September 2011, 16:48:36

Mobile broadband use continues to rise

Mobile broadband use continues to rise

Increasing numbers of young people are using mobile broadband rather than their personal computers to access online content.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


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